WWII Troop Carrier Flight Jacket Patch
Here is a large 1st Troop Carrier Command patch, embroidered on back twill with a cheese cloth backing.
Measures 4 3/4"
The command's mission was specialized training of combat crews for the air assault/air resupply mission tasked to the Army Air Forces. It was responsible directly to AAF Headquarters for the majority of the war, later coming under the umbrella of ... read more
WWII Enlisted Man Infantry Glider Trooper Garrision Cap Badge
A good original EM Infantry Gilder Trooper garrison cap badge, embroidered on twill with a cheese cloth backing.
Measures 2" read more
WWII 17th Airborne Division Patch - Reverse Claw
A near mint and scarce 17th Airborne Division "Reverse Claw" varation. One piece embroidered on tan twill material.
XVIII Airborne Corps, a part of the Maj Gen Lewis H. Brereton's First Allied Airborne Army. After operation Market Garden the division was shipped to France and then Belgium to fight in the Ardennes during the Battle of the Bulge. The 17th gained i... read more